In this online course for upgraders we support you in your transition to PowerPoint 2013. We explain the new user interface and tell you what new program features are available and how to use them. This course is intended for users who want to gain an overview quickly and are planning to use our online help to get targeted solutions for specific program features. To learn how to work with PowerPoint in general, please refer to our online courses for PowerPoint 2010.
Course Duration: 3 - 4 hours
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In this video you will get important information about how to work with this upgrader course.
Office 2013 User Interface
In this video we will familiarize you with the new user interface of Office 2013. You will learn how to work with the ribbon and all the other important new features.
Opening and Saving Files quickly
With the implementation of touch devices and cloud services, simple procedures like opening and saving files have changed a lot in the Office 2013 programs. We show you how to set up your Office program in order to handle these tasks much faster.
In this video we will introduce you to the Protected View, a new security feature of the Office 2013 programs. Depending on your environment, the basic settings are more or less useful. We will show you how to adjust them without compromising your safety.
Novelties PowerPoint 2013
In this video we will explain the most important novelties of PowerPoint 2013. It includes only novelties introduced since the version 2010.
Novelties PowerPoint 2010
In this video we will explain the most important novelties of PowerPoint 2010.
In this video we will explain the file types in PowerPoint 2010. We will show you the compatibility mode and show you how to create presentations in older formats and where to find the settings for saving presentations.
Customizing the Command Area
In this video we will show you how to add frequently used commands, or commands which are non-existent on the Ribbon, to the Quick Access toolbar. Additionally, you will learn how to minimize the Ribbon.
Creating a Basic Presentation
In this video we will show you several ways to create a new presentation and how to use the layout and design options.
We will show you in this video how to divide your presentation into sections. This way you can edit slides in groups and organize the presentation more easily.
In this video you will learn how to use pre-assembled themes to create neat presentations with little effort.
This video will show you how to use the slide master and how to add a new layout to the master set. You will learn how to define the basic design and further features which will appear on all slides of the presentation.
This video will show you how to use the drawing tools to create appealing graphics and charts. You will learn how to create new shapes and how to adjust their size, design and position.
In this video you will learn how to use SmartArt graphics to visualize information. We will give you an overview of the available graphic layouts, show you how to insert and edit a graphic and how to add text to them.
Using Videos in Presentations
In this film you'll see how to insert and edit videos in PowerPoint.
Using the Laserpointer
In this film you'll learn how to use the laser pointer during a presentation in order to focus the audience on specific details.
In this video you will learn about the various ways to distribute presentations. Further on you will learn about the advantages and disadvantages of different file formats.
Creating a Video from your Presentation
In this film you will see how to create a video from your presentation. The video can contain slides, transitions, audio and it can be played without having PowerPoint installed.
Saving PDF Documents
In this video you will learn how to create a PDF document. The PDF format's main advantages are that it takes up little space, that the document's information cannot be edited and that it can be used on various platforms.
Removing Sensitive Data from Documents
Documents created with the Office programs often contain personal or sensitive data which are not immediately visible. We will show you how to clean-up your file before passing it on to others.
Create Your Own Tabs
In this video we will show you how to create your own tabs in the Office programs. You can thereby integrate your own macros and frequently used commands into the user interface.
Interactive Command Guide
In this video you will learn how to work with Microsofts Interactive Guide in order to comfortably and quickly find familiar commands from older versions in the new interface of Office 2010.